Increasing numbers of deep draft vessels and fixed and semifixed subsurface structures represent a growing hazard towards the world's Fleets of military and commercial submersibles. In this paper, the hazard is defined, and the Submarine's ability to avoid is investigated. The Submarine is found to be lacking. A proposed solution of "acoustic sidelights" is proposed.

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    American Society of Naval Engineers

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  • Authors:
    • Patton Jr, J H
  • Publication Date: 1979-4

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  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 238-247
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  • Accession Number: 00194725
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Society of Naval Engineers
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 13 1979 12:00AM